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huge

  
  
Brobdingnagian, bulky, colossal, elephantine, enormous, extensive, gargantuan, giant, gigantic, ginormous     (informal)   great, humongous or humungous     (U.S. slang)   immense, jumbo     (informal)   large, mammoth, massive, mega     (slang)   monumental, mountainous, prodigious, stellar     (informal)   stupendous, titanic, tremendous, vast  
  
Antonyms     
   insignificant, little, microscopic, minute, petty, puny, small, tiny  
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hug, hugely, hue, hunger

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n.
small unmeasured amount usually applied to a solid
used widely in Australia
n.
the process of taking away an amount from a total, or the amount that is taken away
When I went shopping with my mother, our shopping bill was deducted 10% because we used our M-card.
n.
The practice of restricting the amount of food a person eats (self-imposed starvation seen with anorexia nervosa) in order to consume greater amounts of alcohol or of purging (as seen with bulimia nervosa) to try to reduce caloric intake to offset the calories consumed in alcohol.
[Med.] "Drunkorexic" behaviors most often stem from the fear of weight gain from alcohol.
n.
A day's work ; a fixed or definite amount of work ; a work quota.
Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,. ;[Slang];[US]; Etymology : comes from dog, the o has been change in a a. Ex.: Man does not live by money alone, where would we be without our daily darg? Alasdair Gray,.
n.
to eat large amount of food, doe to extreme hunger
id.
expression referring to a high amount of effort, dedication, endurance for pursuing a cause, achieving a goal
He put blood, sweat and tears in making this movie
exp.
The choice of web suicide or deletion of interactions for one’s own amounts to web death with regard to ones internet life.
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